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Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation - ECCI

The Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation is an award winning, green business venue in the heart of the city centre, only 10 minutes walk from Waverley Station.

This unique building opened in October 2013 and is the first historic, refurbished building in the UK to achieve the building sustainability BREEAM Outstanding Award (design stage).

ECCI offers top-of-the-range technology in first class surroundings with a range of conferencing spaces, meeting rooms and a stunning atrium networking/exhibition space that can support parties of up to 280 delegates.

As a working building, the Centre hosts businesses and organisations working towards creating a low carbon economy with around 1000 people through its doors every month for meetings, conferences and events - offering excellent promotional, networking and partnership opportunities.

Catering partners Edinburgh First can cater for a range of events, delivering anything from meeting refreshments to formal dinners. There is a Cafe on-site open to all visitors and members of the public during opening hours (normally Mon to Fri from 9-5).

ECCI is part of Edinburgh University‚Äôs estate and was opened by her HRH Princess Anne on October 2013. Fast becoming the hub for low carbon business activity in the UK, the venue  has attracted a wide range of high profile events  and attendees such as the Shell Springboard Awards, Vibes and Salitre Awards.


Annabel Cooper
High School Yards, Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 1LZ
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Meeting Rooms

Capacity by configuration Dimensions
Banquet Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Reception Theatre Area Height
Assembly Room 32 25 24 70 50 63m2 4.2m
Board Room 12 25m2 4.2m
Break Out Room 32 20 65 52m2 3.5m
Conference Room 64 35 42 50 128 100 126m2 3.0m
The Pod 42 112m2 4.4m
Training & Skills Room 64 40 42 50 128 100 112m2 4.4m